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Preta Cafe, Hyannis

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jillian Jun 1, 2009 02:23 PM

Has anyone tried this new spot in the Airport Plaza near TJ Maxx? It is advertised as Brazilian and American food.

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    flaesantos Jun 3, 2009 10:56 AM

    Yes, it's a very good restaurant. They server American and Brazilian food and breakfast is serverd all day. The service is great !!! Highly recommended.
    You should try the Preta X-Burger....it is to die for !!!

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    1. re: flaesantos
      phelana Jun 3, 2009 12:16 PM

      Are there any non meat items? Fish? Seafood?

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        flaesantos Jun 6, 2009 03:02 PM

        yes, try the Shrimp bobo or the Fish muqueca, everyone that tried them said it was delicious...

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        CapeCodGuy Jun 3, 2009 08:33 PM

        Funny, a burger is one of the last thing I'd think to order at a Brazilian cafe. What makes it "to die for"?

        1. re: CapeCodGuy
          phelana Jun 4, 2009 06:04 AM

          CCG, what WOULD you order at a Brazilian Cafe?? Do tell...
          :)

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            CapeCodGuy Jun 4, 2009 08:21 AM

            I guess Feijoada would be my first choice if it's on the menu. It's a stew with black beans and many different smoked and sun-dried meats, especially pork, and smoked sausages. It is usually served with several traditional side dishes, including orange slices, shredded kale, rice, cassava meal browned in butter and a hot pepper and lemon sauce. Second choice would be Pasteis Fritos, which are like Brazilian empanadas filled with chicken,beef, fish, or cheeses. But a burger? Nah!!

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              phelana Jun 5, 2009 04:29 AM

              typically is Brazilian fare mostly meats? I would love to stop by if they have fish or seafood...Flaesantos??

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                CapeCodGuy Jun 5, 2009 06:20 AM

                Although meats are usually prominent on Bz menues, fish sould be plentiful as well. What is Flaesantos?

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                  phelana Jun 5, 2009 09:44 AM

                  Flaesantos is the name of the person who replied to Jillian

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                    Afar Jun 5, 2009 01:06 PM

                    Humor reigns supreme - delightful. Now, Flaesantos, it's back to the food desk.

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                      CapeCodGuy Jun 5, 2009 02:43 PM

                      Ok...so I guess I won't be ordcering the "Flaesantos and Rice" special!

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                        flaesantos Jun 6, 2009 03:17 PM

                        You're right !

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                        flaesantos Jun 6, 2009 03:17 PM

                        flaesantos is my screename...

                      3. re: phelana
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                        flaesantos Jun 6, 2009 03:16 PM

                        Yes, seafood is available

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                      flaesantos Jun 6, 2009 03:15 PM

                      it's a Brazilian/American Restaurant.... coxinhas, empadinhas, quibes, pasteis...traditional brazilian goodies ...

                    3. re: CapeCodGuy
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                      flaesantos Jun 6, 2009 03:03 PM

                      The Preta X-Burger has bacon, pulled chicken, cheese and a fried egg... and it's served on a Brazilian style bun....huge burger...

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